Local strategies for disaster risk reduction need detailed assessments of risk, including systemic risk. Data collection is an essential part of good risk governance. #ItsAllAboutGovernance bit.ly/3kbo7vP
fonte: UNDRR



How Are Disasters Defined?

What is a disaster? No one really knows. This conclusion emerges despite decades of contemporary disaster science following centuries of people aiming to explain how and why disasters happen. Commonly invoked explanations are deities and nature, as in “Act of God” and “natural disaster.”